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Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 23, 2017 in Ireland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, CHICAGO, and more! (more...)
 The New Theatre Now Accepting Submissions for New Writing Week 2017 The New Theatre Now Accepting Submissions for New Writing Week 2017
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2017 in Ireland

The New Theatre is now accepting submissions for our upcoming New Writing Week November 2017. (more...)
Extra Performance of MEDEA Announced Due to Unprecedented Demand Extra Performance of MEDEA Announced Due to Unprecedented Demand
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2017 in Ireland

As another indicator of the increasing success of Wexford Festival Opera, following its recent Best International Festival Award, it has decided, in another landmark development for the Festival, to add an additional performance to its existing schedule for the forthcoming 66th Festival. (more...)
BODY AND BLOOD to Open Festival 47 at King's Head Theatre BODY AND BLOOD to Open Festival 47 at King's Head Theatre
by BWW News Desk on June 16, 2017 in Ireland

A witty new play about an unheard-of subject – arranged marriages in Ireland – has been chosen to open The King's Head's festival of new writing, Festival 47, this July. (more...)
Theatre Forum and TheatreNI Present TWIST OR STICK at the Everyman Theatre Forum and TheatreNI Present TWIST OR STICK at the Everyman
by BWW News Desk on June 16, 2017 in Ireland

The Everyman Theatre is set to host this year's all-Island performing arts Conference - the largest gathering of professionals from the performing arts in Ireland and Northern Ireland, curated by Ali FitzGibbon. The conference takes place in Cork during Cork Midsummer Festival, on June 21st and 22nd. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 16, 2017 in Ireland

'BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS, and More! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/8 - THE MAN IN THE CEILING, JOSEPH, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/8 - THE MAN IN THE CEILING, JOSEPH, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 09, 2017 in Ireland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, BEAUTIFUL and More! (more...)
FUTUREPROOF Opens Next Week at the Everyman FUTUREPROOF Opens Next Week at the Everyman
by BWW News Desk on June 08, 2017 in Ireland

The Everyman, in association with Cork Midsummer Festival and Project Arts Centre, present the Irish première of Futureproof, a magical play about identity and the capacities of the human spirit, during Cork Midsummer Festival, with previews June 13th to 15th, and opening Friday 16th, for 7 performances. (more...)
AboutFACE Ireland Seeks Submissions for 2017 NEWvember New Plays Festival AboutFACE Ireland Seeks Submissions for 2017 NEWvember New Plays Festival
by BWW News Desk on June 06, 2017 in Ireland

AboutFACE Ireland are very happy to announce they are now accepting submissions of new plays from playwrights based in Ireland, and Irish playwrights around the world, for the 2017 NEWvember New Plays Festival Dublin, to be held over four days November 16th to 19th at Belvedere House in Dublin's city centre. (more...)
Depeche Mode's 'Global Spirit Tour' To Return To UK And Ireland In November Depeche Mode's 'Global Spirit Tour' To Return To UK And Ireland In November
by BWW News Desk on June 05, 2017 in Ireland

Following an incredible, sold-out homecoming show on Saturday night at London Stadium, Depeche Mode are excited to announce that they will return to the UK and Ireland for four indoor shows in November of 2017. (more...)
Gerry and The Pacemakers Announce Farewell UK Tour Dates Gerry and The Pacemakers Announce Farewell UK Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk on June 02, 2017 in Ireland

'Gerry' Marsden MBE, best known for being leader of the British Merseybeat band Gerry and the Pacemakers. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/1 - FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/1 - FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 02, 2017 in Ireland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, BEAUTIFUL and More! (more...)
StarKid Productions to Return for LeakyCon 2017 in Dublin StarKid Productions to Return for LeakyCon 2017 in Dublin
by BWW News Desk on June 01, 2017 in Ireland

Mischief Management has announced that StarKid Productions will return to LeakyCon! (more...)
Cast Announced for Irish Premiere of FUTUREPROOF Cast Announced for Irish Premiere of FUTUREPROOF
by BWW News Desk on May 31, 2017 in Ireland

The Everyman, in association with Cork Midsummer Festival and Project Arts Centre, will present the Irish première of Futureproof, a magical play about identity and the capacities of the human spirit, in Cork and Dublin this month. (more...)
Tony Awards Will Air Internationally on Four Continents! Tony Awards Will Air Internationally on Four Continents!
by BWW News Desk on May 30, 2017 in Ireland

The 2017 Tony Awards will be broadcast on four continents thanks to The Fremantle Corporation and the official international broadcast partners for the 71st Annual Tony Awards. The telecast will air across the globe.  (more...)
Photo Flash: In Rehearsals for ONCE at Olympia Theatre Photo Flash: In Rehearsals for ONCE at Olympia Theatre
by BWW News Desk on May 30, 2017 in Ireland

Once, the record breaking stage show, returns to the Olympia Theatre for 8 weeks only this summer (30 June until 26 August). (more...)
Fiona Kelly and Sabine Ducrot Announce Recital at Cit Cork School of Music Fiona Kelly and Sabine Ducrot Announce Recital at Cit Cork School of Music
by BWW News Desk on May 27, 2017 in Ireland

Irish flautist Fiona Kelly, hailed by the New York Times as a player with “impressive technique and elegant musicianship”, is principal flute of the Swedish Chamber Orchestra. In this recital, Fiona will be accompanied by pianist Sabine Ducrot for a programme featuring famous works by Debussy and Franck, plus a selection of delightful pieces for flute by three lesser known French composers. (more...)
Percussionists Alex Petcu and Stephen Kelly to Perform at CIT Cork School of Music Percussionists Alex Petcu and Stephen Kelly to Perform at CIT Cork School of Music
by BWW News Desk on May 26, 2017 in Ireland

CIT Cork School of Music Artist-in-Residence Alex Petcu will be performing Bartok's Sonata for two pianos & percussion in the Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music, Union Quay, on Sunday 4th June at 4:30pm, free admission.  (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/26 - DIRTY DANCING, LES MIS, WICKED, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/26 - DIRTY DANCING, LES MIS, WICKED, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on May 26, 2017 in Ireland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature DIRTY DANCING, LES MISERABLES, WICKED and More! (more...)
Irish Premiere of FUTUREPROOF by Lynda Radley Announced Irish Premiere of FUTUREPROOF by Lynda Radley Announced
by BWW News Desk on May 23, 2017 in Ireland

The Everyman, in association with Cork Midsummer Festival and Project Arts Centre, are delighted to present the Irish première of Futureproof, a magical play about identity and the capacities of the human spirit coming to Cork and Dublin this summer. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/18 - NEXT TO NORMAL, BEAUTIFUL, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/18 - NEXT TO NORMAL, BEAUTIFUL, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on May 19, 2017 in Ireland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature NEXT TO NORMAL, HEDWIG, OKLAHOMA, BEAUTIFUL, and More! (more...)
Don Wycherley to Star in MY REAL LIFE at the Everyman Don Wycherley to Star in MY REAL LIFE at the Everyman
by BWW News Desk on May 17, 2017 in Ireland

Theatre Royal Productions presents Sing Street star, Don Wycherley, in the touching and entertaining My Real Life by Eoin Colfer, at the Everyman, Monday 22nd – Thursday 25th May. (more...)
Final Casting Announced for UK and Ireland Tour of MISS SAIGON Final Casting Announced for UK and Ireland Tour of MISS SAIGON
by BWW News Desk on May 17, 2017 in Ireland

As rehearsals begin, Cameron Mackintosh is delighted to announce final casting for the UK and Ireland tour of his acclaimed production of Boublil and Schonberg's legendary musical MISS SAIGON. Ryan O'Gorman will play 'John', and Marsha Songcome will play 'Gigi' until 1 August when Na-Young Jeon will take over the role. (more...)
THE CLANCY KID AND BAIT Opens Next Week at The New Theatre THE CLANCY KID AND BAIT Opens Next Week at The New Theatre
by BWW News Desk on May 16, 2017 in Ireland

Next week,  The New Theatre is delighted to welcome Reality:Check productions back to The New Theatre with their world premiere of two stories, 'The Clancy Kid & Bait' adapted for the stage from Colin Barrett's award-winning book of short stories, Young Skins. (more...)
Cast Announced for Corcadorca's Upcoming Production FAR AWAY on Spike Island Cast Announced for Corcadorca's Upcoming Production FAR AWAY on Spike Island
by BWW News Desk on May 15, 2017 in Ireland

Corcadorca Theatre Company, pioneers of site-specific productions, are setting sail to Spike Island in Cork Harbour this summer with a production of  Caryl Churchill 's “Far Away”, as part of the Cork Midsummer Festival. (more...)